There exist dream places where you know you could write forever. Being surrounded by a stimulating environment is something we search for as writers. And what better than a library, the one place where you are plunged into a literary world with the smell of books without the commercial aspect of bookstores? You only need to get up to read an inspiring book for your novel.
What is your dream library? Modern, industrial or rococo? This selection of amazing architectural libraries will sure make you want to travel. Because who couldn’t want a whole collection of novels in them?
Thomas Fisher Rare Books Library, Toronto
Old Clementinum’s Library, Prague
Old Library, Trinity College, Dublin
The Rijksmuseum Research Library, Amsterdam
Biblioteca Joanina, University of Coimbra, Coimbra